9 inch long pods stay tender and are more productinve tha bush types. Harvest in 66 days. plant spacing = 6 in. planting depth = 1 to 1-1/2 in. germination = 7-10 days. For best results, seed directly outdoors in full sun. Support with fence or trellis. To train on poles, select 6-8 ft poles and form tripod. Sow 4-6 seeds on each pole. Can be used as fresh green bean or as dry shell bean. Good for freezing or canning.